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The Lost Words Cover Image
By Robert MacFarlane, Jackie Morris (Illustrator)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781487005382
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Published: Anansi International - October 2nd, 2018

In 2007, when a new edition of the Oxford Junior Dictionary -- widely used in schools around the world -- was published, a sharp-eyed reader soon noticed that around forty common words concerning nature had been dropped. Apparently they were no longer being used enough by children to merit their place in the dictionary.


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Leonardo da Vinci Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781501139161
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 2nd, 2018

The #1 New York Times bestseller from Walter Isaacson brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography that is “a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it…Most important, it is a powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life” (The New Yorker).

Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo da Vinci’s ast


The Art of Optical Illusions: Deceptions to Challenge the Eye and the Mind Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781623540937
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Published: Imagine - September 4th, 2018

Optical illusions intrigue the mind and delight the eye. Viewers try to perceive the visual shifts in a two-dimensional picture, but can't understand how a single still image can be so animated and rich. While even the simplest illusions please, this stunning volume goes far beyond the usual collection.


Women Who Write Are Dangerous Cover Image
By Stefan Bollmann, Francine Prose (Foreword by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9780789213174
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Published: Abbeville Press - September 11th, 2018

A sequel to the best-selling Women Who Read Are Dangerous, presenting portraits and profiles of fearless women writers past and present


Animal Kingdom: A Collection of Portraits Cover Image
By Randal Ford, Dan Winters (Foreword by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781599621470
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Published: Rizzoli - September 25th, 2018

These arresting studio portraits capture the beauty, power, and even humor of 150 furry and feathered species - a delight for any animal or bird lover.


Fashion Climbing: A Memoir with Photographs Cover Image
By Bill Cunningham, Hilton Als (Preface by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525558705
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Published: Penguin Press - September 4th, 2018

The New York Times bestseller

“[An] obscenely enjoyable romp . . . [Fashion Climbing] leaves the readers gasping for more.” —The New York Times Book Review

The untold story of a New York City legend's education in creativity and style


The Illustrated History of the Snowman Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781493036660
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Published: Globe Pequot Press - September 1st, 2018

A thoroughly entertaining exploration, this book travels back in time to shed light on the snowman's enigmatic past -- from the present day, in which the snowman reigns as the King of Kitsch, to the Dark Ages, with the creation of the very first snowman.


The Accessory Handbook: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Buying, Wearing, and Caring for Accessories Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780399580802
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Published: Ten Speed Press - August 14th, 2018

A practical and inspiring guide to how to style, wear, buy, and care for every kind of accessory, from the New York Times best-selling author of How to Get Dressed.


The Art of Reading: An Illustrated History of Books in Paint Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781606065860
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Published: Getty Publications - October 2nd, 2018

“Why do artists love books?” This volume takes this tantalizingly simple question as a starting point to reveal centuries of symbiosis between the visual and literary arts.


Wonders: Spectacular Moments in Nature Photography Cover Image
By Rhonda Rubinstein (Compiled by), California Academy of Sciences (Compiled by), Sylvia A. Earle (Introduction by), Suzi Eszterhas (Contributions by), Jonathan Foley (Contributions by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781452164564
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Published: Chronicle Books - August 7th, 2018

Nature is full of fleeting wonders. This breathtaking collection of nature photography reveals rare creatures, transports us to distant landscapes, and captures uncommon moments of drama and beauty in the natural world. From a heart-pounding shot of the Wildebeest Migration to a glimpse of the elusive Pampas cat, each image tells a story about the diversity and grandeur of life on earth.


An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780195059090
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - October 1st, 2018

By the time of his death in 1988, Romare Bearden was most widely celebrated for his large-scale public murals and collages, which were reproduced in such places as Time and Esquire to symbolize and evoke the black experience in America.


Artful Design: Technology in Search of the Sublime, a Musicomic Manifesto Cover Image
By Ge Wang
$40.00
ISBN: 9781503600522
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Published: Stanford University Press - September 25th, 2018

What we make, makes us. This is the central tenet of Artful Design, a photorealistic comic book that examines the nature, purpose, and meaning of design.


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